Douglas Lee Hewitt, 80, of Supply, Varnamtown Community, NC, died Monday, February 11, 2013, at his home.

Mr. Hewitt was born January 22, 1933, in Cumberland County, NC, to the late Roney and Mary Holden Hewitt. He was a United States Air Force Veteran; a member of the Rotary Club in Connecticut for 27 years; and a member of Dixon Chapel United Methodist Church for many years. He also coached Little League Baseball for several years.

Surviving is his wife Gail Lee Hewitt; daughters Wendy Lee Hewitt of Key Largo, FL and Robin Lee Hewitt of Varnamtown, NC; a sister Ronell Selph Bell of McComb, MS; and several nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life will be conducted Saturday, February 16, 2013, at 5:00 PM in the Dixon Chapel United Methodist Church by the Reverend William "Bill" Negron with a reception to follow in the fellowship hall.

The family will receive friends Saturday, February 16, 2013, from 4-5 PM at the church.

The family requests that memorials be directed to the Dixon Chapel United Methodist Church Bell Fund 190 Varnamtown Road Supply, NC 28462 and/or the Adopt an Angel Pet Foundation, PO Box 15095 Wilmington, NC 28408.

Private online condolences may be sent to the family at

Brunswick Funeral Service & Crematory, Shallotte, NC

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Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Feb. 13 to Feb. 14, 2013